Navigation Links
The frontiers of nanotechnology
Date:10/15/2008

Washington, DC The future of how the world communicates, and how we power our lives, will likely come from the same source: nanotechnology. According to a just-released podcast and new publication from the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies (PEN), nanotechnology will be central to developing advanced, "faster, better, cheaper" electronics and "green" energy technologies.

In the latest installment of the podcast series Trips to the Nanofrontier, journalist Karen Schmidt interviews Caltech chemistry professor Dr. Jim Heath about how computers, healthcare applications and other devices will use nanotechnology to exchange and obtain information more effectively.

But to power these new applications, as well as every other modern human activity, experts from industry and government are searching for new technologies that will foster more efficient and less-polluting energy sources, according to the new PEN Nanofrontiers publication, Nanotechnology: Energizing the Future. From nanotech-enabled solar panels to long-lasting automobile batteries that contain nanoparticles, this emerging technology is a cornerstone of 21st Century energy sources.

"We see a future where vehicles run on electricity and are equipped with clever ways of making electricity on board, making us less dependent on gasoline. It's the next great paradigm shift in our industry, an opportunity largely due to the rapid advancement in battery cell technology" that result from nanotechnology, according to Bob Lutz, General Motors vice chairman of Global Product Development, who is quoted in the report.


'/>"/>

Contact: Colin Finan
colin.finan@wilsoncenter.org
202-691-4321
Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology technology :

1. SimBioSys Utilizes Revolutionary Hardware Technology to Open New Frontiers in Molecular Modeling
2. Using living cells as nanotechnology factories
3. Nanotechnology and the FDA: size matters
4. New nanotechnology centre helps turn big ideas into real products
5. William F. Prendergast Named One of the Top IP Lawyers in Nanotechnology
6. Using nanotechnology to create high-performance materials
7. Nanotechnology: Learning from past mistakes
8. Nanotechnology oversight: An agenda for the new administration
9. Joint nanotechnology forum to focus on electronics, photonics, renewable energy
10. NASA Nanotechnology-Based Biosensor Helps Detect Biohazards
11. Nanotechnology in reverse uses cell to calibrate tools
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 EvoDerma ’s NOOME Anti-Aging Motion ... device now comes with a second treatment cup to help ... The new cup is thinner on the edges for a ... rough, thin and uneven surfaces on the face, neck and ... stimulating treatment on areas such as the cheeks and neck, ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... DALLAS , July 10, 2014  Kainos Capital, ... consumer brands, today announced that it has acquired the ... stake in the business. Terms of the transaction were ... loss and meal replacement business that markets ready-to-drink shakes, ... North America and in the ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... -- According to the International Atomic Energy Agency ... from terrorists acquiring sufficient quantities of plutonium or ... nuclear explosive device. The IAEA also notes that ... gram-level quantities, which can be challenging to detect ... new study appearing this week in the ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... disorders has been extremely challenging because there are many ... to cause disease. Now investigators reporting in the July ... Stem Cell describe a strategy that may help ... risk factors or environmental exposures to affect the development ... variant that may predispose individuals to schizophrenia. , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Introducing a New Bonus Treatment Cup for EvoDerma’s NOOME Anti-Aging Motion 2Kainos Capital Acquires Slim-Fast From Unilever 2Sensitive detection method may help impede illicit nuclear trafficking 2New strategy could uncover genes at the root of psychiatric illnesses 2
... annotated serum, tissue and blood samples are ... available for Genomic and Proteomic Research, ... that develops products and services to help accelerate,advancements in ... management company dedicated to innovation in human tissue,research, have ...
... Novo Nordisk, a,healthcare company with an 84-year history ... the appointment of Alan C. Moses, M.D. as,vice ... the,chief medical officer of Novo Nordisk Inc., the ... talent to integrate the science of discovery with,new ...
... 9 ExonHit Therapeutics, a drug,and diagnostic discovery ... to its strategic partnership with bioMerieux in the ... amendment, ExonHit will gain,commercial rights on the diagnostic ... a greater flexibility to initiate new research and,development ...
Cached Biology Technology:Oncology Metrics and Cureline Announce Joint Marketing Agreement 2Oncology Metrics and Cureline Announce Joint Marketing Agreement 3Novo Nordisk Appoints Alan C. Moses as Chief Medical Officer Worldwide 2ExonHit and bioMerieux Amend Their Strategic Partnership 2ExonHit and bioMerieux Amend Their Strategic Partnership 3
(Date:7/11/2014)... Janeiro, Brazil- In the brains of all vertebrates, ... allows an electric or chemical signal to be ... synapses, which are the most abundant type of ... formation is crucial for learning, memory, perception and ... synapses critical for brain function. For instance, ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 1, 2014 Smart technology emphasis ... convenience and improved security: NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCBB: NXTD), eBay Inc. ... GOOG ), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ), Visa ... MA) NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company ... that the second series of 30 second spots on CNBC ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h7h8lq/gesture ... "Global Gesture Recognition & Touch-Less Sensing (2D, 3D, ... report to their offering ... & Touch-Less Sensing Market to Grow Exponentially. Touch-less ... but the companies were unable to leverage this ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Blame it on the astrocytes 2Advantages for Digital Wallets Eliminate Need to Carry Credit Cards - Large Scale CNBC Ad Campaign for Latest Smart Wallet to Commence July 7th 2Advantages for Digital Wallets Eliminate Need to Carry Credit Cards - Large Scale CNBC Ad Campaign for Latest Smart Wallet to Commence July 7th 3Advantages for Digital Wallets Eliminate Need to Carry Credit Cards - Large Scale CNBC Ad Campaign for Latest Smart Wallet to Commence July 7th 4Advantages for Digital Wallets Eliminate Need to Carry Credit Cards - Large Scale CNBC Ad Campaign for Latest Smart Wallet to Commence July 7th 5Global Gesture Recognition & Touch-Less Sensing (2D, 3D, Ultrasonic, IR, Capacitive) Market - Forecasts to 2020 2
... New Geosphere articles include additions to several special ... Sea-level Change Offshore New Jersey"; "The ANDRILL McMurdo Ice Shelf ... Deep Sea and Beyond: Contributions to Marine Geology in Honor ... of the Colorado River System II." Topics include, ...
... in collaboration with the Environmental Services Unit at the Alejandro ... of Caribbean orchid. The Caribbean islands have been ... over two centuries now. Suffice to say that the studies ... archipelagos contributed to the emergence of the theory of evolution. ...
... , NEW YORK (December 26, 2012)The Wildlife Conservation ... three key landscapes across the big cat,s range due ... strong government partnerships. The successes are much-needed good ... all-time lows due to the combined threat of poaching, ...
Cached Biology News:Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 2Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 3Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 4Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 5Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 6Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 7Geosphere covers Grand Canyon, deep drill coring, Death Valley, and more 82 new species of orchid found in Cuba 22 new species of orchid found in Cuba 3Tigers roar back: Good news for big cats in 3 key landscapes 2Tigers roar back: Good news for big cats in 3 key landscapes 3
Goat polyclonal to HNF4 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Synthetic peptide: RLSKTLVDMDMADY (Human) N terminal. Entrez GeneID: 3172 Swiss Protein ID: P41235...
Goat polyclonal to SART1 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Synthetic peptide: GSSKKHRGEKEAA, corresponding to N terminal amino acids 2-14 of Human SART1. Entrez Gene ID: 909...
IkappaB-alpha (112B2) Mouse mAb...
...
Biology Products: